Dallas - Fort Worth Dachshund Rescue Foundation
Who We Are
How You Can Help
Adopting a Friend
Our Adoption Process
Our Adoptable Dachshunds
Our Happy Tails
Dachshund Resource Library"Designer" Dogs, Mutts, and Mongrels
Books for Teaching Children Proper Ways to Interact with Pets
Socializing Your Puppy - How to Avoid Trouble Down the Road
Misconceptions of Rescue Organizations
Elderly Parents and Pets
Selecting a Reputable Rescue Organization
Pet Loss Hotlines
Top Ten Reasons to Adopt an Older Dog
Spot-On Flea Killers - Safety and Alternatives
Arthritis in the Aging Dog
Your Pet's Golden Years
Preventive Dental Care for Dogs
Disaster Preparedness for Your Pets
Photographing Your Dog
Clean Up After Your Dog
Teaching Children Dog Safe Behaviors
Foods that are Toxic to Dogs
Adding Another Dachshund to a Multi-Dog Home
Why Adopt a Male Dog?
Keeping Your Longhair Dachshund Beautiful
Planning Ahead for the Future of Your Pets
Low Cost Spay/Neuter Options in the Dallas - Fort Worth Area
Emergency Vet Clinics in the Metroplex
Dog Treat Recipes
For More InformationThere is a wealth of knowledge available today via the internet. We encourage you to research issues important to you. Here are links to several sites with extensive resource libraries that might be of interest to you. Be sure to fully evaluate everything you read in order to make the best decisions for you and your pets.
Coping with Pet Loss: A Resource Guide for Grieving Pet Owners
This site is an excellent resource for those who have recently lost a beloved pet.
It contains a number of links with further information on pet loss, and also links to sites with information on how to memorialize your pet.
Financial Assistance Care & Education Foundation
FACE was created in July 2006 for the purpose of providing assistance in the form of grants to animal owners for the care and treatment of their pets needing specialty medical care. FACE's primary purpose is to provide assistance in funding needed to pay for veterinary specialty treatment of pets whose owners cannot afford the total expenses of the treatment.
Guardian Angels For Soldiers Pets
Resources for Deployed Military Personnel Needing Assistance Placing their Pets
Deaf Dog Education Action Fund
Paws to Adopt - A Resource Guide for Blind and Deaf Dogs
Deaf and blind dogs present a number of unique challeges for their owners. These are links to several websites with information on dealing with deaf and/or blind dogs.
If you live with or are working with a scared, shy, timid or anxious dog, this is the place to find information to help you be more effective in rehabilitating your dog. You will find products and services that are available to help with the process, along with groups, message boards and websites that can offer support and advice. This is an excellent resource on how to help these fearful dogs learn to become more confident.
Seniors' Pet Assistance Network
Seniors' Pet Assistance Network is a Dallas organization that helps seniors care for their companion animals. They provide financial assistance or subsidies, when available and with demonstrated need, for basic pet needs such as food, grooming, and veterinary care. They have also created a network of relationships with Dallas-area animal welfare organizations to assist in providing new homes for pets that can no longer stay with their owners.
Urban Animal List of DFW Area Rescues
Urban Animal has compiled a list of Dallas - Fort Worth area rescues, shelters and sanctuaries. If you want to adopt or surrender a dog that is NOT a purebred dachshund, try contacting one of these organizations for assistance.
Just Dog Breeds - profiles of 164 different dog breeds
Dog Gone Safe - an organization dedicated to dog bite prevention
VeterinaryPartner.com - answers to health issues for all types of pets
Only Natural Pet Store's Holistic Healthcare Library
Drs. Foster and Smith's PetEducation.com
Andrew Weil, M.D., Pets & Pet Care
CanineCare.org contains information on canine cancer and other diseases
What everyone should know about animal sanctuaries.